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MCCT, CPCC, PCCT, ILST
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Canada's Leader in Credibility & Reputation
What can you truly accomplish without credibility and a positive reputation? Asks Jessica LoRusso
Through Jessica LoRusso 20 plus years as an entrepreneur building several million dollar busineses, she has discovered that Credibility is the power that determines your believability and reputation both personally and professionally. Credibility is the catalyst of your influence and persuasion that drives you as a professional. Jessica powerfully conveys that building your credibility and managing your reputation is good business. That is why Jessica LoRusso stresses the need for credibility training and development first prior to any other personal or professional development.
In addition to leading teams, constructing business plans and designing process and codes of conducts, Jessica LoRusso has volunteered her time as Past President with the ALS society; Finalist for Manitoba Women Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Building Business and Excellence in Service Categories) and Winner of Rookie of the Year, Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce.
Niche services that Jessica and her team provide are Credibility and Reputation Management, Civility at Work, Industry Leader Strategist and Culture in the Workplace training with the International Civility Consortium Trainers. Jessica is one of twelve civility master trainers in the world and promotes her second book bestselling book, “Be Believable” and recently launched her third co-author book, “The Faces of Civility”.
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Dr. Lew Bayer
Civility Experts Worldwide
(MCCT, ESP, CICC, HON. DOCTORATE) is an author, speaker, entrepreneur and the world’s foremost expert on civility.
For 22 years Dr. Lew Bayer (hon.) has been internationally recognized as a leading civility expert. With a focus on social intelligence and culturally-competent communication, the team at Civility Experts – which includes 276 affiliates in 46 countries has supported 100’s of organizations in building better workplaces. In addition to her role as CEO of multinational civility training group Civility Experts Inc. and Co-Founder of Golden Rule Civility Global Initiative, Lew is volunteer Executive Director of the National Civility Center, President of The Center for Organizational Cultural Competence, International Liaison for International Civility Trainers’ Consortium, President of Propriety Publishing, and Founder of the In Good Company Etiquette Academy Franchise Group. In addition to being distance faculty with Georgetown University, (Cultural Competence), Lew also teaches Social Justice at the Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology, and Communications at the executive level for Canadian Management Center
Learn More about Dr. Bayer https://www.civilityexperts.com/
Business Development Manager
Oxygen Technical Services Ltd
Jodi Moskal is the Business Development Manager for Oxygen Technical, a locally owned company that provides outsourced technical support, network protection, backup solutions and hardware for businesses across Canada. Previously she co-founded MOSKAL electric, a contracting business she ran with her husband for 20 years.
She’s a licensed electrician and a certified network cable installer. Through speaking events and mentoring one-on-one, she is an advocate for bringing women into the trades and supporting them through their careers. She also holds a seat on the Leadership Council for Tech Manitoba’s MAVEN initiative which is focused on attracting, retaining and advancing women in Manitoba’s tech sector.
Jodi is a respected leader and figurehead in the Winnipeg community. She maintains a strong, positive presence for herself, the organizations she represents and the City of Winnipeg.
She is an active supporter of community and industry associations, schools and charities. Jodi was honoured to serve as the Chair of the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce in 2013/2014 where she focused on strengthening business relationships with the City of Winnipeg and the Province of Manitoba as well as worked to promote the Chamber’s BOLD Winnipeg initiative. She was the first female Chair of the Electrical Contractors Division at the Winnipeg Construction Association and is currently a Mount Carmel Clinic Foundation Board member.
In her role at Oxygen, Jodi is committed to setting the bar for corporate citizenship in Winnipeg. She volunteers regularly, uses her network to promote local businesses, participates in fundraising events and strives to be a role model for women by speaking at schools, universities and colleges. When asked about her desire to be a leader in her community, Jodi says “Leadership is believing everyone’s success ultimately improves our collective environment. We have a responsibility to use our experience, knowledge and voice to help others prosper.” Learn more about Jodi
Kerry Mealey Holmes
Corporate Trainer, Yogi, Speaker
Kerry beleives that “Curiosity is the foundation of learning, and learning is what helps us to become who we were meant to be”. Constantly striving to build wonderment and wellness in others is what excites Kerry about her work and her life. A continuous learner herself, Kerry has a background in broadcasting and production, is a seasoned curriculum developer, Essential Skills practitioner, polished public speaker, corporate trainer, long-term wellness and yoga teacher, and soon to be Master Certified Civility Trainer.
With over 10 years field experience, Kerry understands that building trust, creating environments where people feel safe to engage and to ask questions is what it takes to bring awareness to her participants. Having patience and flexibility to adapt to various learning styles, personalities, and contexts has enabled Kerry to earn a reputation for delivering training that changes how people think, how they interact, and how they work.
Whether on or off the (yoga) mat, Kerry knows that creating alignment in intentions, behaviours, and attitudes is what makes someone credible and trustworthy. “Communication is everything!” As a trained yoga professional, Kerry truly believes that yoga is for everybody and every BODY. Her love of workplace training and yoga come together as she delivers corporate yoga sessions to various clients. Whether it’s in a corporate chair yoga session or in the workplace, Kerry’s warm and inviting method of teaching will put you at ease.
Kerry has more than 200 hours of certification which includes trauma-sensitive yoga through YogaFit.
Watch for Kerry’s new book, Intentionality; the power of awareness, alignment, and authenticity, due for release March 2020
Trainer, certified workshop facilitator, keynote speaker and coach.
As the driving force of The Story Source, Cate Friesen helps you discover and tell your essential stories, the ones that will move you forward, and inspire others to act with you. She brings together over 25 years of experience as an award-winning CBC producer, documentary maker, entrepreneur, and performer to inform her practice as a story practitioner, facilitator, trainer and keynote presenter. Cate coaches leaders in developing their signature stories and with organizations to discover and develop stories of impact. She co-leads the training for The Winnipeg Foundation’s highly successful capacity-building program, Fast Pitch, and is an instructor in Oral Communications at UWinnipeg’s PACE program. As a lifelong learner, she is currently studying Public Narrative at Harvard Kennedy School. She is a soccer playing mom and a board member for West Central Women's Resource Centre and Girls Rock Winnipeg.